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Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

The gardens had been founded in 1893 by steel and real-estate magnate Henry Phipps for a present to the City of Pittsburgh. Its objective is to instruct and entertain the people of Pittsburgh with formal gardens (Roman, English, etc.) and different species of exotic plants (palm trees, succulents, bonsai, orchids, etc.). Presently, the facilities home...